Merkel seeks refugee deal with EU partners
The leaders of Germany and seven other EU member states will gather in Brussels on Sunday for an informal summit on the refugee crisis, officials said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
20:11 20 June
Azerbaijani MP sends open letter to PACE committee members
Azerbaijani MP Elkhan Suleymanov has sent an open letter to members of the PACE Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs.
12:54 20 June
France, Germany vow to boost EU defense and security
The leaders of Germany and France have announced plans on Tuesday to strengthen the European Union’s (EU) capabilities in addressing international security challenges and the refugee crisis, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:32 19 June
PACE again wants to turn Azerbaijan into a political battlefield - ARTICLE
As a result of the joint efforts of anti-Azerbaijani forces for many years, Azerbaijan has been subjected to biased attitudes and discrimination regarding the issue of political prisoners in PACE. In the absence of the criteria in the Council of Europe for defining the political prisoners, the allegations were made and the documents were adopted for more than 12 years that among the member states of this organization only in Azerbaijan there are political prisoners.
12:09 13 June
Iran warns North Korea of US breach of promise
Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, warned North Korean government of US breach of promise of international treaties, APA reports citing Mehr News Agency.
14:50 11 June
Ambassador: Azerbaijan, UK enjoy constructive relations at all levels - INTERVIEW
Q: How do you feel about the current state of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the United Kingdom?
14:25 05 June
EU says ‘progress’ seen in talks on new agreement with Azerbaijan
Progress is observed in the negotiations on a new agreement between the European Union and Azerbaijan, said Lawrence Meredith, of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR), APA reports.
12:35 05 June
EU must defend 'core' of Iran nuclear deal: Commission chief
The European Union Commission chief, Jean-Claude Juncker, has warned about the adverse consequences of the United States' move to pull out from a key nuclear agreement Iran signed with the P5+1 group of countries in 2015, saying the EU must adopt measures to protect the deal's core provisions, APA reports quoting Press TV.
01:28 03 June
Oettinger: Karabakh conflict settlement ‘impossible’ without Russia
Settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is impossible without Russia, European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources Günther Oettinger said in his speech at the ADA University in Baku on June 1, APA reports.
18:24 01 June
EU vows to respond to 'unjustified' US metal tariffs, launch WTO dispute
Despite media speculations that the US could possibly introduce long-term tariff exemptions for its close allies, Trump has opted for moving ahead with steel and aluminum duties, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:44 31 May
Oettinger: European Commission to further support Azerbaijan’s projects connecting EU with other regions
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on Thursday received a delegation led by European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources Günther Oettinger.
17:25 31 May
Donald Tusk, Jean-Claude Juncker congratulate President Ilham Aliyev
President of the European Council Donald Tusk and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker have sent a congratulatory letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
12:30 29 May
Poland says EU needs more 'empathy' toward U.S. over Iran deal
The EU should pay more heed to U.S. security concerns linked to Washington’s withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal as the bloc decides how to address American sanctions against the Islamic Republic, Poland’s chief diplomat said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:26 26 May
Ogtay Asadov attends events dedicated to centenary of first Georgian republic
Azerbaijani parliament speaker Ogtay Asadov has attended events in Tbilisi dedicated to Georgia’s Independence Day and the centenary of the first republic, APA's Georgia bureau reported.
19:00 26 May
EU Commission says lenders reach deal with Greece on reforms
The European Commission said on Saturday Greece had reached a deal with its international lenders on a package of reforms, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:49 19 May
Albanian ex-minister to face drug trafficking charges
An Albanian court has ruled that former interior minister Saimir Tahiri should be kept under house arrest and face trial on charges of drug trafficking and corruption, the prosecution office said on Saturday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:00 13 May
Europe moves to safeguard interests in Iran after U.S. pullout
Europe’s largest economies lobbied to protect their companies’ investments in Iran on Friday, seeking to keep the nuclear deal with Tehran alive after Washington pulled out and threatened to impose sanctions on European companies, APA reports quoting Reuters, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:27 11 May
Ali Hasanov comments on Helsinki Commission hearings on Azerbaijan
On May 9, the U.S. Helsinki Commission, characterized by its “special interest” in Azerbaijan, held regular hearings regarding the election and fundamental freedoms in the country, Azerbaijani President’s Assistant for Public and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov said in his Facebook page on May 10.
14:16 10 May
EU does not import any goods or services from Nagorno-Karabakh: EU official
Azerbaijan is a major factor in the region’s stability, said Ambassador Kamil Khasiyev, representative of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
12:29 08 May
Azerbaijan calls on EU to prevent activities of legal entities and individuals in occupied Azerbaijani lands
The European Union should prevent the activities of legal entities and individuals in the occupied Azerbaijani territories, said Ambassador Kamil Khasiyev, representative of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
11:41 08 May